Sauk City Man Accused Of Sparking Chase With Randolph Police

4/11/17 – Cash bond was set at $2,500 dollars Monday for a Sauk City man accused of running from a Randolph police officer. Matthew Hiller is charged with felony Attempting to Flee or Elude a Traffic Officer and misdemeanor Operating With Revoked License and Bail Jumping. The observed an SUV blow through a stop sign last Friday. According to the criminal complaint, when the officer began following the vehicle, it sped off and did not stop when the emergency lights were turned on. The SUV reportedly reached speeds of 70-to-80 miles per hour before it turned into a residential driveway. With assistance from the Columbia County Sheriff’s Department, officers searched the residence and allegedly found Hiller hiding in a garage. The 28-year-old reportedly admitted to investigators that he borrowed the car from a person that lived at the residence and confirmed that he was the driver and lone occupant of the vehicle. It was later discovered that Hiller had seven active warrants in several different counties and his license was revoked due to an OWI. If convicted, Hiller could face over four years in prison. A preliminary hearing is scheduled next week.